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Chinese Merchants Thrive in Senegal, Where People ‘Needed Stuff’

DAKAR, Senegal — Fresh out of college and frustrated by the paucity of job prospects at home, Cao Qihan, 23, did what generations of...

China is working on the largest infrastructure endeavor in human history

Now China is squeaking into an exclusive club — joining America, Russia, France, and few others in operating at least one military base thousands of...

Demand for donkey skin sets prices soaring in China

Everyday Claire Hu drinks a herbal broth with one unusual ingredient: donkey skin. It's prescribed by a traditional Chinese medicine, or TCM, doctor to...

Is China the world’s new colonial power?

Every weekday before dawn, a migration takes place near the desert on Africa’s south-western coast. At 5.30am in the Namibian enclave of Swakopmund, whose century-old...

China Announces 30,000 New Scholarships For African Students

The Department of International Cooperation and Exchanges of China’s Ministry of Education has disclosed that 30,000 new scholarships will be granted to African students...